Posts from December 2009

When Standby Doesn't Pay Off on United

I'm in a bit of a bind this weekend thanks to the winter storms that will be hitting the East Coast tomorrow.

I booked a Sunday morning return from Burbank to Philadelph...

Another Reason Not to Check Bags on United

As if the $25 fee wasn't enough...

First off, I decided to go with the quickest option, a one-stop through Chicago, and everything went smoothly. The upgrades cleared, t...

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Travel Dilemma for Tomorrow on United

I am confirmed in First Class on the evening non-stop from Philadelphia to Los Angeles tomorrow on United but need to come home in the morning due to a family emergency that has...

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I Survived My Trip on Mesa Air!

Despite an unresolved mechanical delay that cost me 40 minutes at Washington Dulles today, I was pleased with my travel experience on Mesa.

Last time I flew Me...

A Day of Flying on United Express

I am traveling to Alabama today and am taking two United Express flights to get there, one on Trans States and one on Mesa (aka Messy Air). Hopefully I’ll make it!

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United Orders 25 A350s and 25 787s

United announced today it will split its wide-body order evenly between Airbus and Boeing and has placed a firm order for 25 A350s and 25 787s.

Justifying the split orde...

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